Goraliya Village, with population of 854 is Pokaran sub district's the 108th most populous village, located in Pokaran sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Goraliya village is 19 km2 and it is the 133rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 45 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Pokaran and distance from Goraliya village to Pokaran is 60 km. Pin code of Goraliya village is 345025. Pokaran is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 60 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 170 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 854 people, among them 462 (54%) are male and 392 (46%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Goraliya village is 22%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 126 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Goraliya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 854 705 149 0 192
Male 462 382 80 0 103
Female 392 323 69 0 89

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 50.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 569. Female population growth rate of the village is 56.8% which is 12% higher than male population growth rate of 44.8%. General caste population has increased by 45.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 79.5% and child population has increased by 52.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Goraliya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 50 45 80 -100 52
Male 45 39 82 -100 32
Female 57 53 77 0 85

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 848 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 846, in schedule caste is 863. There are 864 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 64 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 249 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Goraliya

Total General SC ST Child
Change 64 76 -23 0 249
2011 848 846 863 0 864
2001 784 770 886 0 615

Literacy

Total 208 people in the village are literate, among them 175 are male and 33 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Goraliya is 31%. 49% of male and 11% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -25%. Male literacy has gone down by -13% and female literacy rate has gone down by -37%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Goraliya

Total Male Female
Change -24 -14 -37
2011 31 49 11
2001 56 62 48

Workers profile

Goraliya has 52% (444) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 55% female population are working population. 15% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 34% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 54% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Goraliya

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 52 9 43 48
Male 49 15 34 51
Female 55 2 54 45